Ahgamahwegezhig (Chief Sky)
Ahgamahwegezhig (Chief Sky), a Lac du Flambeau Chippewa and the original captor of "Old Abe", mascot of Wisconsin's 8th Volunteer Regiment and Wisconsin's Civil War eagle.
Image ID: 78915
Creation Date: date unknown
Creator Name: Unknown
Collection Name: Album 17 (The Civil War--Old Abe, Wisconsin Civil War Eagle)
Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number: Album 17.13b
Original Dimensions: 4.325 x 6.5 inches
Civil War, 1861-1865
Clothing and dress
Indians of North America
Lac du Flambeau
Military art and science
Signs and symbols
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